Help:Guides

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Welcome to the Help Portal, wiki user. This is the place where all your problems get solved in a matter of minutes. If you want to know how to do something on the wiki, we've got you covered; there are help articles at your disposition. If you have an issue that you need to solve, you will know how on this page.

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Wiki Guides[edit source]

Are you a new user? If this is the case, the Wiki Guides are here for you. These handy guides show you how to use the wiki more efficiently, from how to edit pages, to adding colors and changing fonts, to becoming a moderator or an admin.

New to wikis?[edit source]

How to help out[edit source]

  • If you want to help but you're not sure where to start, try improving the various article stubs by adding content.
  • Another helpful activity would be to check the list of wanted pages for frequently linked-to articles that don't exist yet.
  • To follow the changes to this wiki, and to look out for new users and edits use recent changes.
  • You can find a list of useful templates on Category:Templates, some of which are documented on Screamer Wiki:Templates.
  • If you need help editing, you could start with Help:Editing or the tutorial.

Want to discuss stuff?[edit source]

  • If you want to discuss anything specific to an article, you can use the talk page for that article.
  • You can use the Forums, discussions, your user blog or the live chat to talk to other users.

Things to do[edit source]

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Useful activities
  • Delete any scary images, videos or clickable links that go directly to the website and replace them with un-clickable links.
  • If you see someone violating any of the rules, tell them and fix the page.
  • If you see someone vandalizing the wiki, fix the page and contact an admin.
  • If you see any grammatical or spelling mistakes, correct them.
  • If you see any false information, correct it.
  • If there are missing categories, add them.
  • Help expand some article stubs.
  • Locate and mark pages that need expanding as article stubs.
  • Create links to some orphaned pages.
  • Upload and add some images! Visit Special:Upload. Add them to a category too, like [[Category:Images]].
  • Write a new article that's on the wanted list!
  • Fix any double redirects by redirecting the first page to the third page.
  • Check for broken redirects and either mark them for deletion or find a more appropriate target.
  • Consider splitting up very long pages into different pages or subpages.
  • Create some links on dead end pages.
  • Add more...


This page is a candidate for deletion.
If you disagree with its deletion, please explain why at Category talk:Candidates for deletion or improve the page and remove the {{delete}} tag.

Reason: unnecessary page.
Remember to check what links here and the the page history before deleting.

Other useful special pages

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Some other interesting pages[edit source]

  • Wiki Rules • Read the rules before editing.
  • Article Stubs • If you are a new user, start by editing article stubs.
  • Screamer Library • See a list of all screamers on the wiki.
  • Community Portal • All polls, news, and special events.
  • Languages • The Screamer Wiki is available in multiple languages.
  • Wiki Guides • These handy guides show you how to use the wiki more efficiently.